Plasma Became Optimism and It Might Just Save Ethereum
The Plasma Group reformed as Optimism and is working to make ethereum's calling card, smart contracts, work above the base layer.
The titan of Silicon Valley VC is leading a major round in Optimism.
A potential fix for Ethereum's costly congestion problems.
The throughput-boosting Layer 2 project said rushing its mainnet launch could have consequences for unprepared projects.
A majority of the top Ethereum-based decentralized applications (dapps) are switching to rollups, a layer 2 for increasing throughput.
Synthetix is putting over $40,000 in crypto on the line to entice users to try out the faster beta of its decentralized exchange (DEX).